Seeling Family History

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Seeling Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Sehlingen in Lower Saxony.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Teeling, Seelig, Peeling, Seelinger, Keeling, Sieling, Seering

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Seeling Family Origin

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Seeling Family Occupations

What did your Seeling ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Seeling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Seeling's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and At Home Coppersmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Seeling. A less common occupation for the Seeling family was Boot Maker.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • At Home Coppersmith

    4%
  • Boot Maker

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Seeling ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Seeling Historical Records

What Seeling family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Seeling. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Seeling census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Seeling

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Seeling. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Seeling. For the veterans among your Seeling ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Seeling Life Expectancy

What is the average Seeling lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Seeling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Seeling in 1952 was 49, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Seeling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Seeling ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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